Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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Escapee from Three Forks Regional Jail Apprehended
Date of News Release: 07/09/2011
(Hazard, Ky.) -- On 07/08/2011 Sheriff Ray Clemons received an anonymous tip that Leslie Wayne Southwood was at a residence in the Clayhole community of Breathitt County. Deputy Marvin Reed and Deputy Brent Noble located Mr. Southwood in the residence and took him into custody without incident. Mr. Southwood was transported to the Jackson Police Department and relayed to the Three Forks Detention Center by the Kentucky State Police.